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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
5
2
NYY
@CLE
1
2
 
(11)
BOS
@DET
8
9
PHA
@SLB
3
4
 
(11)
CIN
@BRO
6
4
CHC
@BSN
3
2
STL
@NYG
7
5
Thursday, July 5, 1945,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 4,138, Time of Game: 1:40
Cubs
3
37-28
 Won 5 
2nd, 2 GB
at Braves
2
33-35
 Lost 4 
6th, 7½ GB
W: Hank Wyse (9-5)
L: Jim Tobin (8-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   1  0  2   0  0  0    3  9  1
Braves          1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    2  7  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 3 1 1 1 2 0 5 .317 .431 .421 .852 1 4 HR
Don Johnson 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .304 .329 .362 .691 2 3
Bill Nicholson RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .256 .394 .405 .799 0 0
Phil Cavarretta 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .371 .470 .506 .976 16 0
Andy Pafko CF 4 1 3 0 0 1 4 .316 .373 .481 .854 3 0 2B
Peanuts Lowrey LF 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .281 .346 .417 .763 1 0 GDP
Mickey Livingston C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .264 .313 .350 .663 3 1
Lennie Merullo SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .231 .268 .281 .549 1 4
Hank Wyse P 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .146 .146 .146 .293 0 4 2·SH
Team Totals 32 3 9 3 4 2 38 .281 .361 .406 .767 27 16
2B: A Pafko (9).
HR: S Hack (2).
SH: H Wyse 2 (4).
TB: S Hack 4; A Pafko 4; L Merullo 2; P Cavarretta; P Lowrey; B Nicholson.
GIDP: P Lowrey (3).
RBI: P Lowrey 2 (36); S Hack (21).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: P Cavarretta (5).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Culler SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 .323 .305 .628 1 0
Phil Masi 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .333 .421 .520 .942 7 1 2B,SB
Tommy Holmes RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .400 .471 .624 1.095 1 0
Butch Nieman LF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .236 .368 .459 .827 0 0
Chuck Workman 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .292 .370 .493 .863 0 1
Carden Gillenwater CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .271 .386 .376 .763 7 0 2B
Stew Hofferth C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .303 .343 .333 .676 6 2
   Bill Ramsey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .321 .321 .393 .714
Frank Drews 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200 .221 .255 .476 4 3
   Joe Medwick 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265 .307 .355 .662
   Whitey Wietelmann 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227 .312 .299 .611 1 0
Jim Tobin P 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .200 .375 .440 .815 0 4
Team Totals 34 2 7 2 1 2 35 .206 .229 .265 .493 27 11
2B: P Masi (17); C Gillenwater (12).
TB: P Masi 3; C Workman 2; C Gillenwater 2; T Holmes; S Hofferth.
RBI: B Nieman (36); S Hofferth (2).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Tobin-S Hofferth-P Masi.
Baserunning
SB: P Masi (4).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Wyse, W (9-5) 9 7 2 1 1 2 0 2.73 35 68
Team Totals 9 7 2 1 1 2 0 1.00 35 68

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Tobin, L (8-9) 9 9 3 3 4 2 1 4.47 38 55
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 4 2 1 3.00 38 55
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ziggy Sears, 1B - Tom Dunn, 2B - (none), 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 1:40.
Attendance: 4,138.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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